Irish teen wins Google Science Fair with project to remove microplastics from water
August 1, 2019, 12:38 p.m. by Ben Bolton
18-year-old's project could help lead the way to cleaner oceans.
Why California dumped 96 million plastic balls into a reservoir
June 28, 2019, 4:18 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Millions of black 'shade balls' float on the surface of reservoirs, slowing evaporation.
Wetlands are in the crosshairs of proposed Clean Water Act changes
December 17, 2018, 9:16 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The Trump administration has proposed changing how the government defines water, and it could have significant effects on wildlife and water safety.
Freshwater sources around the world are in unprecedented decline
December 2, 2018, 7:48 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Our landlocked water is drying up, and the oceans are rising.
A huge amount of water is sinking through the planet's tectonic fault lines
November 15, 2018, 2:37 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Scientists still aren't sure where the water is going.
Ancient European stone inscriptions revealed by low river levels carry grave warnings
August 27, 2018, 7:58 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
'If you see me, weep,' reads one of these so-called 'hunger stones.'